Posted on Aug 11, 2016 under etc... |
Love my Altras. Been in them since my 1st Ironman 4 years ago. Great shoes. Well made. Great designs for zero-drop fans (such as myself).
Good to see them getting due honors
Altra Footwear won five awards at the 2017 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market
Source: Altra Footwear Wins Five Prestigious Awards at 2017 Outdoor Retailer S
Posted on Jul 13, 2016 under etc... |
Which of these is best for swimming? Read on to find out.
Source: The Best Hand Position For Swimming – Triathlete.com
Posted on Apr 15, 2016 under etc... |
Cycling’s governing body has suspended the use of disc brakes following an injury to Movistar rider Francisco Ventoso
Source: UCI suspends use of disk brakes after Ventoso injury
Well that didn’t take very long…
Posted on Nov 19, 2015 under etc... |
The 22-year-old announced a 2-year deal after setting the world record on Tuesday night.
Source: Brooks Signs Beer Mile World Record Holder Lewis Kent – Competitor.com
I got a chuckle out of this. Who knew winning a beer mile could get you a shoe sponsor 🙂
Posted on Nov 17, 2015 under etc... |
Great news for Clif and for those of us who find their products palatable when training and racing.
Source: Clif Bar & Company and IRONMAN Expand North American Partnership
Posted on Jun 25, 2015 under etc... |
This makes me happy. Coeur d’Alene is on my bucket list. Now there’s less of a hurry. 😉
TAMPA, Fla. (June 24, 2015) – IRONMAN today announced that it will continue its long-standing relationship with the city of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho thanks to an agreement that moves the event to late August while extending the IRONMAN® Coeur d’Alene triathlon through 2020. This change in date allows for the…Read more ›
Source: IRONMAN Coeur d’Alene Extended through 2020 with Race Date Moving to August; IRONMAN Announces Addition of IRONMAN 70.3 Coeur d’Alene starting in June 2016 – Endurance Sportswire
Posted on Jun 24, 2015 under etc... |
TAMPA, Fla. (June 23, 2015) – Due to the current weather forecast calling for unusually high temperatures for this weekend’s IRONMAN® Coeur d’Alene event, IRONMAN has decided to adjust the race start time to 5:30 a.m. As our primary concern is the safety and security of our participants, spectators, volunteers,…Read more ›
Source: Announcement from IRONMAN: IRONMAN Coeur d’Alene Moves to a 5:30 A.M. Race Start – Endurance Sportswire
Posted on Jun 15, 2015 under etc... |
Appropriately timed given that 70.3 Mont Tremblant is 6 days away 😀
Source: Choosing the Best Taper for Your Next Triathlon | TrainingPeaks
Posted on Jun 11, 2015 under etc... |
Fair and balanced article:
“It’s crucial that anyone who signs up to an event gets a health check first and builds a slow and steady training program, rather than jumping straight into a marathon, for example, with only a month’s training.”
Just makes sense to me, but I know people tend to underestimate the demands of endurance sport.
Scientists from Monash University says that bacteria can leak from the gut to the bloodstream.
Source: Ironman Triathlon events can cause intestinal leaks and blood poisoning: Monash University research